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states consulate in benghazi that killed the united states ambassador and three others. the state department is accused of ignoring pleas from its diplomats and libya to increase security in the months and weeks before the attack. it denies that and blames republican cuts in the security budget. other court proceedings in washington. this one for the man believed for the man behind the film. he was arrested about two weeks ago for violating his probation. his convicted of federal bank fraud in 2010. he is accused of eight violations, including lying to his probation officer, and using aliases. switching gears, the great pumpkin farm and new york held its fall festival this year with a 1000 pound pumpkin smash into the ground. people competed to when the gift card. all that had to do is find the most plastic. -- the most plastic coins inside pumpkin that. and a link between diabetes and certain cancers. that in this afternoon's medical alert. >> we are keeping an eye on the front moving to the northeast. it will bring significant drops in the temperatures. first, and live look down
by our allies. i think the tension between israel and the united states was very unfortunate. i think also pulling our missile defense program out of poland and the way we did was also unfortunate in terms of, if you will, disrupting the relationship in some ways that existed between us. and then, of course, with regards to standing for our principles, when the students took to the streets in tehran and the people there protested, the green revolution occurred for the president to be silent, i thought, was an enormous mistake. we have to stand for our principles, stand for our allies, stand for a strong military and stand for a stronger economy. >> mr. president. >> america remains the one indispensable nation. and the world needs a strong america, and it is stronger now than when i came into office. because we ended the war in iraq, we were able to refocus our attention on not only the terrorist threat but also beginning a transition process in afghanistan. it also allowed us to refocus on alliances and relationships that had been neglected for a decade. and governor romney, our alli
handling of the 9/11 attack in libya? >> when the vice president of the united states directly contradicts the testimony, sworn testimony, of state department officials, american citizens have a right to know just what's going on. and we're going to find out. >> we cover it all this morning with our own debate. joining the conversation, virginia's republican governor bob mcdonnell. former democratic governor of michigan jennifer granholm. atlanta's democratic mayor kasim reed. republican strategist alex castellanos. and nbc's tom brokaw. >>> and later, politics, satire, and lots of laughs. i go one-on-one with stephen colbert. in character -- >> i don't really watch the news so much. i come in around 6:30 and i just say the opposite of whatever rachel maddow says the night before. and comedy just helps an idea go down. that's all. and it just makes you listen for a minute. >>> from nbc news in washington, "meet the press" with david gregory. >>> good sunday morning. it is a critical time in the race for the white house now. over the next eight days, think about it, we'll see the final two
personal claim. >>> and the most affordable cities to live in the united states. cities to live in the united states. is yours one of them? captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good morning. i'm lynn berry. after the third debate between president obama and republican nominee mitt romney, there are just 14 days left before american voters choose their next president. according to a cbs news instant polls on uncommitted voters, president obama was a clear two to one victor with 53% saying he won. governor romney got 23%. 24% called it a tie. a cnn orc national poll called it closer with 48% saying obama won while 40% picked obama. for more we go to nbc's steve handlesman who's in florida for us. steve, good morning. >> reporter: hi, lynn. thanks. good morning from boca raton, florida. the debate here last night was clearly the most combative so far. though surprising to some, not on the issue of libya. mitt romney was able to make his larger point, his claim that america is weaker now overseas than it was four years ago. mitt romney and barack obama came to their thi
of the united states and people can make a direct comparison about them and their visions for the future. and wednesday night is the restart of this campaign and i think you'll see the numbers start to move right back in the other direction. >> how do you restart a campaign, governor, at that last moment where you can reach tens of millions of people? why isn't it too late to believe that after you announce your running mate, after you have your own convention, that you can restart with the presidential debates? >> absolutely. you'll have tens of millions of people for the very first time, david, really tuning in and paying attention to this race. and also for the first time you're going to have them be able to make a direct side-by-side comparon. remember, at the end of the day, campaigns are about the candidates. and they're going to be able to see the two candidates next to each other, debating each other, and governor romney i know will do a great job on wednesday night laying out his vision for america's future and making the contrast between he and the president of the united state
, there were back-channel talks between the united states and iran about talking about getting together. not yet agreed to by the ayatollah for iran, or from the united states, but the agreement of the diplomatic issues are a good thing, you may hear more rhetoric on benghazi and libya, and both candidates will talk about china quite a bit. china's impact on ohio, they're all looking towards to voters in ohio, the battleground states. >> andrea mitchell, we don't have you home for long, given your world travel and view of the world right now, what is the most urgent and pressing issue that could come up tonight? well, i think the afghanistan troops, tens of thousands, that is very important. but the most pressing issue right now seems to be syria, the united states can no longer ignore that situation, a huge hole, so far 30,000 people killed in syria, and it is clear that that conflict is a regional war with other countries becoming involved. the bombing in beirut, many believe that syria was involved. and today, in jordan, officials say a soldier there was killed when the jordan troops
report. >> good morning. they are recalling nearly 2.5 million vehicles in the united states. more than 7 million globally. but a slip of the problems -- problems with a window switch. this includes various models. it could result in a smoke and fire. and counterfeit airbags, tens of thousands may have knocked off balance the cannot inflate properly. some may spew out sharp pieces of plastic. an announcement coming out on this today. more information will be posted on safercar.gov. another quiet morning here. partly on concern about the production problems that apple is having with the iphone 5, maitre with a later material that scratches -- made with a lighter material but scratches easier. >> when you come back, you will love information fourteens. >> teens may be trying to catch something that will cure bad acne. >> a very interesting. >> the time is 5:22. 55 degrees. you are heading up to new york, be careful when you buy tickets. >> white this season could be >> white this season could be magical for scam artists -- (bell rings) hi. yes? you know those delicious granola bunches in ho
exposed them to levels of weakness. they could crush the ability to the united states has given you. you have to cut the stocks from the cover off the united states. a country where we are pushing up 40 points per share this morning. virtually all the money was made right here in the united states. ♪ >> europe, was so awful that it almost wiped out the american gain. >> the house of pain. >> asia had a nice turn to a 40 million plus dollar gain. $85 million. but, hey, that is not much from the scheme of things. where's the billions and billions in sales? south america profit open again not all that significant. contrast that news with the news from last night with the report. ♪ hallelujah >> u.s. based furniture maker makes bed springs that i'm sure at some point pondered going full bore into europe or latin america. i'm sure a whipper snapper said we have to make it more in the bed spring market. guess what? the good old u.s. made these guys important. not because the stocks are going down, this one will be a jumper when the market opens tomorrow. it has been two weeks since the ear
to nuclear talks. the united states and iran have agreed in principle for the first time to one-on-one negotiations over iran's nuclear program, according to obama administration officials, setting the stage for what could be a last-ditch diplomat effort to avoid a military strike on iran. it's been suggested that the talks wait until after the presidential election. but a senior administration official said telling their american counterparts they want to know with whom they would be negotiating. what is your reaction to this? >> well, my reaction is the white house has denied it, so i don't think there's much more to talk about. they denied that. obviously, war is always the last option. no one wants a war. we would hope this could get solved in another way. i think the military option has to be on the table, and both candidates have said that. and i think there is also concern. and i'm not talking about this story but just in general that iran has often used negotiations in the past to buy themselves time. but the white house is denying that story this morning, and therefore
and uranium. they are a threat to the united states and the world and that is unacceptable to us. it is essential for president to show strength. >> we put in the toughest, the most crippling sanctions ever. their economy is in a shambles. the disagreement i have with governor romney is that during the course of this campaign, he as often talked as if we should take premature military action. >> military action is the last resort. >> the touched on economic issues. president obama recycling an attack. both at home and abroad, he has proposed wrong and reckless policies. >> the race looks tight, and both sides agreed nothing is more likely to affect the outcome of this campaign than this debate. steve handelsman, nbc news, boca raton, florida. >> meanwhile, debate closer to home. kerry cavanaugh is in baltimore county tonight or state senator nancy jacobs challenged congress and dutch rippers burger -- dutch ruppersberger to a debate. >> the standing-room-only crowd seemed to be split almost equally between the congressman and challenger nancy jacobs. democrat dutch ruppersberger
.5 million in the united states. this because of a faulty power window switch. degrees not applied evenly, potentially causing friction in the switch, and sometimes smoke or fire could result. more than one dozen models produced between 2005 and 2010. the corolla, matrix, camery, rav4 some of the brands affected. and teens with a bad cases of acne may be turning to an unusual pure. there identified 11 new viruses with the potential to kill the out of control bacteria that leads to breakouts. they live on human skin and may treat leprosy. and after a lower close, the burning season started to get under way. the bloomberg index went out lower. just in time for the holidays, neiman marcus came out with their holiday catalog. what is for just over $1 million. the eighth edition of the catalog features a $354,000 sports car. and $100,000 --conspired by a french chateau. >> i know you are taking notes. >> i will get to the watch. you get me the car. >> deal. >> ok. use a coupon. [laughter] >> the time now is 6:20. buckle up sports fans, the orioles need just two or wins to move on to the champi
like this. >> the united states military has begun strikes. >> reporter: at first -- >> one, two, three -- >> reporter: the -- the war had momentum. and a clear europe. al qaeda with bases in afghanistan attacked the united states on 9/11. just three months later, the u.s. drove the taliban from power. al qaeda and osama bin laden were on the run. it was done with a few hundred cia officers, special forces, and air power. a quick victory. but not decisive. and then came the distraction of a new war, in iraq. the taliban regrouped, and the u.s. began a nation-building project that has been far less successful. the government washington helped put in place is widely considered corrupt. president karzai is supposed to be out by 2015. but afghans don't believe it. the war has brought some benefits to afghans. 3 million girls now go to school. that was banned under the taliban. better health care and new clinics have boosted life expectancies by as much as 22 years. but those gains could be temporary. if the villagers in shakar dhara and the country can't hold together the taliban will fight
makes the way toward the united states >> already the storm is being blamed for 11 deaths. >> sandy's early morning came as it slashed the caribbean. violent winds and rain, q but taking the most vicious hit. and now it turns its attention toward the east coast. >> models show at san the brush in the mid atlantic through the weekend and ultimately targeting the east coast early next week. the current forecast holds, new york could take a direct hit. >> we opened the situation room already. and the nyc still storm plan was activated early this morning. >> early signs already showing up along the beaches in florida, thick clouds. and a growing certification. >> it is devastatingly be a double. >> and extremely dangerous. >> every year we have something happen or someone gets out and gets injured or killed because they went out and the ocean when it is like this or worse. >> during the worst, preparations have already started. and americans the operation teams in the area during up for a possible strike from sandy. >> coronation and preparation. >> residents stocking up on essentials.
, and that means we change our tax code to give incentives to companies investing in the united states and can creating jobs here. it means we help them and small businesses to export all around the world to new markets. number two, we've got to make sure that we have the best education system in the world, and the fact you're going to college is great, but i want everybody to get a great education. we worked hard to make sure student loans are available for folks like you. i want it to nmake sure that th community colleges are offering slots for workers retrained for jobs right now and the jobs of the future. number three, we have to control our own energy. not only oil and natural gas, which we've been investing in, but also we have to make sure we're building the energy source of the future. not just thinking about next year but ten years from now, 20 years from now. that's why we invest in solar and wind and biofuels. energy efficient cars. we have to reduce our deficit, but in a balanced way. asking the wealthy to pay more along with cuts to invest in education like yours. let's take the
has for the united states. >>> brewing up profits the ceo who can fix what ails startup companies and a program to raise a glad glass and lend a hand. >>> didn't get enough matt damon last week? neither did we. the "wall street journal report" begins right now. >> this is america's number one financial news program, "wall street journal report." now maria bartiromo. >>> here's a look at what is making news as we head to a new week on wall street. a big blunder many the release of google's earnings on thursday. the earnings came out midday, hours before they were scheduled to be released. the company says it was due to a mistake by the financial printer r.r. donnelly, which in turn blamed human error. the earnings weren't good. google missed on revenue and profit and the stock plummeted. >>> and citigroup announced the departure of vikram pandit after a clash with the board of directors he was to be replaced by michael corbat who with was a citigroup insider. i spoke to him soon after his rez ig nation and he told me quote this was my decision. it was time. after five years, i acc
the president of the united states sleep walking. >> mike, i don't think -- >> let me finish. the tired contrast rang a bell. romney has ideas, and the president has no vision for his second term. and i think that's what hurt him. >> mike, i don't doubt this was someone they had never seen before. i think there were people in the romney campaign who had never seen this candidate. a week ago paul ryan was asked to explain the math of a $4.8 trillion tax cut. and he said i don't have time. mitt romney said we just don't do math. like math doesn't exist. let me finish. you simply cannot wish away the existence of your entire campaign platform. as inconvenient as it may be when somebody says to you, ok, if you're going to reduce revenue by $4. trillion, you're not going to tell us one loophole you'd close, you're not going to run up the deficit or taxes on the middle class. >> very quickly -- >> no, no. it goes back to bill clinton. >> there was a story out yesterday that that claim is fiction because you don't count the loophole closing. >> what loophole? >> he talked about mortgage interest. reall
two years as governor were his first two years as president of the united states. and time after time he and his administration came whether it was the recovery act when he came here just a month after he was sworn in to ft. myers, fl r florida, helping our teachers, our police officers, our firefighters make sure that we stabilize the economy that is starting to come up now. that's the good news. again, less than a year later we had a massive oil spill,s as everyone knows in the gulf of mexico. yet again, president obama was here helping the sunshine state. helping florida. this is a guy who has really reached across the aisle, was truly bipartisan, wanted to help people because we were in a time of need. >> you know, governor, i talked to a lot of voters in my time here and many who voted for president obama last night time, and they expressed some hesitation, some disappointment, they're looking around. you know, the economy is starting to come back but unemployment is still higher here than the national average, in the epicenter of the foreclosure crisis. why shouldn't people loo
their ballot for the next president of the united states and other elected offices. they will also start voting on a series of ballot questions that will change the future of the state. >> we have never experienced this before. >> it explains the inundation of political ads we have seen on television about some of the more controversial ballot questions. >> this is more of a california type of situation where you have voters being asked whether or not to approve all sorts of issues that normally they lead to their legislators. >> to questions will require judges in prince george's and baltimore county to be members of the baltimore board. the third question will focus on when an elected official can be removed from office. the others are all the referenda that came about because of attrition. congressional redistricting lines are the focus of question 5. voters will have the final say when it comes to same-sex marriage here in maryland. the last question asked whether you are in favor of expanded gambling across the state. >> we are seeing that society is being changed in ways they object to. t
single disapointing piece of chinese data. or we can recognize that the united states is starting to become the more dominant market on the earth. today is the perfect example. we woke up to news that once again, some data point from china showed a further decline and that clearly faltered the economy. then that negativity was tossed to europe. will spain take the bailout or not? it's the european spinoff of deal or no deal. by the time we get to our market, i saw this morning at 4:00 a.m., we were looking down substantially. eight of us on world bank survey. i have to admit that when i heard the litany, my first reaction was, oh, here we go again. get ready to baton down the hatches because of the chinese slow down and the european stalemate. i tweeted just that at 4:15. i said here we go again, get ready. but the more i thought about it, the more i realized, are you kidding me? this again? these two headlines? are they even headlines? when they were first in the news, they were clearly disruptive forces, just terrorizing. they stayed that way for many, many months. but somehow t
in prison. with health care reform behind them, the united states supreme court begins a new term with potentially explosive topics on the agenda. the high court is expected to tackle affirmative action, gay marriage, and voting rights. one of the first cases will focus on the university of texas and the use of race to fill classes. still to come, a look at the dangers of electrical power strips. what you need to know before using what in your home or office. >> next up, we will focus on the radar as we watch the next batch of rain in its way into maryland. first, a live look at ocean city from the grand hotel. >> no doubt you remember the megamillions craziness from april when a mcdonald's employee claimed to have the winning ticket but never produced it. 14 of her co-workers that were part of the lottery pool are suing her, claiming that not only did she have the winning ticket, but she and her lawyer came up with the and elaborate plan to have the three public school teachers come forward to attending to be the winners to throw everyone else off. lottery officials left after he
do that by appointing preet bharara as attorney general of the united states of america and have him go after all of these insider traders and crooks that populate the banks. they should be indicted, not need to settle where they can pay the government in money funded by the shareholders rather than the wrongdoers. at the same time, presidential candidate interested in higher stock prices should vow to bring back arthur leavitt. the best sec chair we've ever had so the playing field could be leveled and all the ridiculous financial engineering including elimination of the uptick rule should be rolled back tomorrow. third, i would say from the first day in office, i demand that all federal vehicles be retrofitted to run on natural gas engines to clean up the skies and hire hundreds of thousands of americans to build up the infrastructure to handle the federal vehicles. that would force the hand of the trucking companies to switch from dirty, expensive imported diesel and cause gasoline to go down in price for all of us. because of the liquefied natural gas competition. we need to star
prices in the united states rising, the elections here in oil-rich ve venezuela takes on importance. at 6:00 a.m. the polls opened here and in this country twice the size of california there will be a 90% voter turnout today. venezuela is the fourth largest supplier of oil to the united states. and this kun are try has the largest oil reserves in the world. how different are things here because of that? wul into a gas station in venezuela and it takes less than $3 to fill up an empty suv. oil production in venezuela has dropped 30% in the last decade, one reason for our higher gas prices. oil industry experts say president hugo chavez, who has been no friend to the united states, has failed to invest in the oil industry that he nationalized in the early 2000s. challenging chavez is 40-year-old who is energetic and some say the sexy candidate. a sign that folks here feel the vote could be close and perhaps contested, grocery stores have been mopped as if residents are preparing for a hurricane. families are stalking up fearful that over election results there could be some sort of violence
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of all of our employees and facilities in the east of the united states. we have a lot of our operations in the mid atlantic and northeast. but we do have crews working with the oil companies with the utility industry out there to help them get service back on track once this storm passes and the event is over. so right now, we're really just hunkering down like most and hoping and praying this thing passes over from a safety standpoint. >> we see the refineries closing one by one. have you ever had a flood or -- you have to clean up a flood mess at a refinery? >> oh, certainly. you know, most of these sites do shut down for the safety of their work force and the plant themselves. so we'll see what happens. if they need support, we're certainly there. that's the kind of work that we do. we did it during katrina and rita back in the '05-'06 time frame as you know. our emergency response crews are ready to go. we have teams staged and our emergency response center is staffed here at norwell. you know, we expect over the next, you know, 24-48 hours to be activated and help and deal with any
include festivals throughout the united states. yesterday, we reported that home builder confidence had hit a six year high. it seems home building is catching up as well. on construction hit a four year high last month, up a whopping 15% from august. affordable housing has combined with lower unemployment to help improve home sales. foreclosures have also fallen to their lowest point in five years. >> now, your insta-weather plus forecast with meteorologist john collins. >> in nice -- a nice, mild day just like yesterday. just coming into west virginia, as some rain shower activity combined with a cool front. there is a big storm over the great lakes. there will be rain coming in from the west and the south. it is not evident now on the picture. we have a few scattered crowds -- clouds around the area. we have not had a good bank, hard freeze in the city appeared -- a good, hard freeze city yet.vie temperatures are very nice. inperatures in the 50's out far western maryland. a few more clouds. elevation has to do with that too. all in all, a fairly mild temperatures. here is the satell
of the countries of the united states depends on for oil venezuela which has been ruled for 14 years president hugo chavez. he's facing a challenge of his power. it's a high stakes race people are watching very closely. we have our report from caracus. >> reporter: voters say today's election will determine how the oil population of the world uses its well. if hugo chavez wins another presidential third term, it will help his agenda. chavez says he uses exports to benefit the poor. voters love chavez because he gives them low cost housing and food. >> chavez has the interest of the people. >> reporter: pollsters say he has a good shot at victory. at 40, he's young, energetic, and some say, sexy. what does an election here in south america mean to the united states? oil experts say the oil here in venezuela will impact how much we as americans pay in gas. >> if chavez gets reelected, i suppose we'll see lower crude oil sales to the u.s. and that's going to cost the consumer more money for their gasoline. >> reporter: today most ralliers rallied tweeting, get out the votes. street cry is rampant and
might arrive just in time to kick sandy away from the eastern united states early next week. sun and clouds mixed tomorrow and then on thursday we should see a little more sunshine after some early morning fog burns off. friday the east wind develops and that will have to burn off the afternoon to keep temperatures above normal, but i think that will happen. tomorrow, a mostly cloudy day but still quite mild, 77-82 with light westerly winds. the waves will be under 1 ft., with a water temperatures in the low 60's. a chance for a shower in the mountains tomorrow and a lot of sunshine on thursday. eastern shore locations, enjoy the mild weather. almost 80 tomorrow and still in the low 70's after some morning fog on thursday. still above normal, with highs each day in the low 70's. there is tropical depression no. 19, a son of development there. sandy is showing signs of getting stronger. wins have come up to 50 calls an hour. will move across jamaica and it looks like towards guantanamo and eastern cuba as a category one hurricane. a chance for a sprinkle or shower and more the bus
overseas and filling our streets over here. >> this war is destroying the united states. >> he scolded his fellow senators who supported it. >> we need to end that war and get on with what are the real problems before the nation. >> it was and an unabashed liberal that the democrats nominated him in 1972, it was snake bit from the start. >> come home to the conviction that we can move our country forward, come home to the belief that we can see a newer world. >> when his running mate missouri senator tom eagle on the revealed he had had electroshock therapy for depression, he came off the ticket. despite the efforts of a young campaign staff, including a young man named bill clinton who ran the effort in texas, on election night george mcgovern was crushed by richard nixon. >> we can see the dimensions of nixon's landslide tonight. >> he didn't even win his home state. a new years later the reagan revolution ended him off and he lost his united states senate seat. >> i leave the senate and the service of south dakota with very deep personal satisfaction. >> after such crushing defeat he ke
have missed the mainland of the united states. it is a few hundred miles south of bermuda. it will pass to the east of bermuda tomorrow morning. that storm is approaching from the south. category one hurricane just south of bermuda. a front will keep it offshore. we did get some rain from the front. that is up in new england now and we will have a dry day today. partly cloudy to start and becoming mostly sunny this afternoon. yesterday we were near 70 in some places. 50 at the airport right now. becoming mostly sunny. a little bit cooler but still nice. high temperature between 63 and 68. it will be a little choppy on the bay. wave heights two feet. the seven-day forecast -- tomorrow will be a nice day. temperatures around 70. there could be some rain late in the day. best chance for rain will be on friday. could be a few sprinkles on saturday with a high near 60. then we should dry out and warm up. >> governor martin o'malley announces a drop in the unemployment insurance rate beginning in january. some could see their tax cut by %. to 55 officials hope owners will increase hiring with
baltimore and united states. i am with the executive director of the medical license jason. your office this house -- house in this building. it serves as a reminder of where the medical community has gone in the last 200 years. >> i think so. the university school of but -- university of maryland school of medicine was founded in the 1800's pos. it does remain is the oldest existing medical teaching facility in the united states. will they ask what is it the evidence is, and reminds us of how far we have come over the past 200 years with advances in medicine. >> the fact that it is still standing deal under years later is still special. -- 200 years later is still special. talk about what it used to look like. >> it was representative of the times. the actual design was imported from italy. design after the university of padua in the 16th century. he sent hit design down to us when we were conceding our building in 1812. he was a very tall brick wall above the building. that was to protect our doctors and students. it was not bothered to practice medicine back then. >> why is that? the
of oil and gas properties across the united states. they are able to maintain or grow cash flow. they are not squash buckling drillers. they are the opposite of wild caters. but the production is 100% hedge. i look at the high prices. you don't have to worry about volatile commodity prices. since 2003 the company has made 54 acquisitions for a total of $10 billion. during 2012 alone the company bought 1.2 oil and gas properties in the kansas basin. bp was so strapped for cash. boo! and in july line hit up bp again and acquired 23% interest in the field in exchange for recovering $400 million. it is a tremendous company with a fantastic growth prospect. considering in five years stocks give you a 123% return. however, europe line has a flaw. and that flaw explains why they created linco. the problem is this. line energy is not really a stock. it is a master limited partnership. the rules about how the mlp's are taxed are different than the rules regarding the taxation. these rules make mlp's very unappealing to certain types of investors. bear with me for this. if you own an mlp
tomorrow morning. it will stay away from the east coast of the united states, thanks to the front that came through yesterday. we did get a lot of rain yesterday. it is keeping the hurricane off shore. there could be some big waves at the delmarva beaches. the rain we had yesterday is pushing to the east and north. which it has some nice weather -- we should have some nice with the bank the next couple days. mostly sunny this afternoon. about 20 degrees cooler than yesterday. 47 degrees at the airport. 48 degrees in rising sun. mostly sunny skies today. cool but nothing unusual for this time of year. we expect to range between 63 and 68. the seven-day forecast -- another nice day tomorrow. temperatures around 70. clouds will thicken up on thursday. the best chance for rain this week will be on friday. it gets cooler over the weekend. a 20% chance for a few sprinkles on saturday morning. 70 by monday of next week. >> good morning. we have a west side accident. but see the impact. 60 minutes to go through the of the stretch from 795 down to 95. the accident is backing up traffic near edmonton
an ongoing situation for the united states. >> reporter: in fact, it was all benghazi, benghazi, and that is really the reason, the romney campaign attacking the white house on foreign policy, they believe that the white house is lacking in the foreign policies. they worry that the al-qaeda affiliates were active in the campaign militias. daryl issa is holding hearings this wednesday, focusing in part on this e-mail from the embassy in tripoli, last february, asking to leave a special team in libya for another four months. the commander of that team will reportedly testify that ambassador chris stevens, who of course died in the raid, wanted to keep the team even longer but of course was let down. it is not clear how long the security agents stayed. tonight, they say the original team was being fazed out as libya teams took over, and could not have prevented the fatal attack in benghazi. the top terrorism official is on his way to libya to make his own assessment tomorrow. so you can tell the white house is taking it very seriously. >> andrea mitchell in the d.c. news room, alon
for the next president of the united states, as well as a few other elected officials. >> we have staff to try to prevent lines. >> here is what you need to know if you plan to vote early. between this saturday, october 7, and thursday november 1, the polls will be open from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. every day of early voting, except for sunday when they will be open from noon to 6:00 p.m. mr. to check your precinct to make sure you are boating at the correct spot -- be sure to check your precinct. tim -- to make sure you are boating at the correct spot. >> the specimen ballot that to get in the mail will look just like the machine. >> you will also vote yes or no on 7 ballot questions including same sex marriage, expanded gambling, and in state college -- schooling for children of illegal immigrants. >> if you are not prepared, it is going to take time, and there will be lines. >> absentee voting deadline to continue through october 30. coming up in the next half-hour, we'll take a closer look at some of those ballot initiatives and how they could impact future elections and politics here in
's incredible. just another way febreze helps you breathe happy. >>> believe it or not, the united states of america is perhaps the strongest big economy on earth right now. europe's struggling to stay afloat. china's slowing down. but despite all the gloom and doom you hear endlessly from politicians on both sides of the aisle, the u.s. is actually coming back and we're coming back stronger than you think. that's one of the reasons why we came out here to youngstown, ohio, which is not just sitting on top of a gigantic natural gas deposit, it's also the industrial hub of the largest state in the rust belt. that's why we're in canton. but you know what? maybe the rust belt isn't quite so rusty anymore. everybody acts like all the good manufacturing jobs have gone to china, yet the best manufacturers on earth are still right here in america. take timken, tkr, an ohio-based company that was founded more than a century ago, when they made roller bearings for mule-drawn carts. these days timken makes the bearings for precision tasks like the mars rover and the wheels on your jet aircraft. the
, one that carries 70% of all canada's oil exports in the united states. it has more than $30 billion worth of secured and potential projects on the drawing board. not to mention creation of tens of thousands of jobs, maybe even more. something that governor romney suggested last night could happen if we simply unleash the power of the energy industry and the infrastructure demands. they yield 2.8%, they have potential to boost it 11% to 15% annually. they have already given you a 30% return since we spoke to the former ceo a little more than a year ago. for some bizarre reason there were many doubters about the stock, not this guy. we want to know if the stock has more room to run. let's talk to al monico who just this week took out over as enbridge's ceo. welcome to "mad money." >> nice to be here. >> please sit down. thank you for coming on our show. i know you just took over. this is a great opportunity. >> glad to be here. >> you're kind of the man of the hour, frankly. governor romney starts the debate basically talking about energy and saying how many jobs could be created. if
growth in what has been a fairly meager economy here in the united states. as we see the global economy start to slow down, i was in europe a couple of weeks ago, and their look at the u.s. to continue to be strong. if we see a failure of washington to deal correctly with the fiscal cliff, it could be difficult for polaris to continue our strong performance. >> all right. let me go to the latter, because presidential. the president can come in. he may not be able to affect the fiscal cliff because he needs the congress to work together. >> jim we deal with many regulatory bodies. we have great relationships whether it's nhtsa on the motorcycle side on the consumer safety commission. and we work those relationships hard. we just need to make sure as they're imposing regulations that they keep the balance between safety that we always put at the paramount for our consumers, but the economic impacts in the states where we operate in and the dealers where they sell. >> is that a republican/democrat issue? >> i think it can be. typically you see republicans favoring slightly less regulations
for halloween. then, small business is big birks as you know, in the united states, so if you're one of the 27 million small business owners we've got some smart strategies today to help you keep up with the competition for the long haul and who among us doesn't love comfort food, whether it's mac & cheese or sweet muffins, how to trick your taste buds with light recipes for old favorites. >> mac & cheese, but light. >> really? >> hard to believe. >> first we want to get a check of the weather from al. >> all right. thanks, gang. let's check it out and show what you we've got for today. first of all, we'll have a gorgeous day here in the east coast. fan taft in. our friends in the lower and mid-mississippi valley, a risk of isolated tornadoes and rain getting itself up into the upper great lakes and seasonal conditions. heat continues though through the southwest and into southern california. windy conditions move into the great lakes with a lot of wet weather. rain along the eastern seaboard with a risk of some strong storms in the mid-atlantic states. sunny and hot, texas again back into the
help choose the next president of the united states, but will be weighing in on seven statewide ballot questions. same sex marriage is one of those hot-button referendum issues. kai reed spent the day at one rally in support of the measure at the university of maryland college park. >> maryland will be the very first day in the nation to affirm everyone is equal rights. >> the rally drew a crowd of several dozen supporters. a handful of maryland legislators talked about the importance of getting registered to vote and the impact that young voters can make an election. young voters tipped in obama's favor in 2008. >> we registered over 2000 students of the past couple of weeks. polls show an overwhelming majority of students support marriage equality. first up is getting them registered and the second step is knowing -- making sure they know which way to vote on the issue. >> merit the quality is really about fairness. -- married the quality is really about fairness. >> share your thoughts and see our reporters updates in real time on our commitment 2012 smart phone app and on wbaltv.co
toward bermuda. then it will bend back toward the united states and that's for the problems come for us. we're fairly confident it will go into the bahamas and then there's a wide range of possibilities. one of the more reliable computers is the one on the european weather center and it has the center of the storm southeast of hatteras. but it takes a ride into the delaware bay. that's a problem if this verifies. that would mean strong wind and torrential rain. that is the european model. it's only one, but it's one of the possibilities we are looking at. then some cold air comes rushing in behind it and that's why you could get some snow out of that system. we will just have to see how would unfolds. morning fog and afternoon sun. the wind out of the bay from the east. temperatures will be mild. on the eastern shore, the fog has to burn off and the afternoon sun will push temperatures into the '70s. by afternoon highs will be right around the 70 degree mark. enjoy the next couple of days. its story over the weekend. char chances arrive on saturday evening. heavy rain and wind as possib
to the united nations in new york with president ahmadinejad has defected. he is seeking asylum in the united states. >>> japan was hit by a typhoon, which was strong enough to overturn vehicles on the island of okinawa. more than 140 people were injured and tens of thousands lost electrical power. >>> and a painting by renoir worth up to $100,000 was bought at a flea market for -- get this -- $7. an auction of the painting was stopped on saturday. a woman from virginia bought the landscape on the banks of the tseng mostly for the frame. the painting was stolen from a museum in baltimore in 1951. score. >>> and now here's an early look at how wall street will kick off the day. the dow closed at 13,437. the s&p lost six. the nasdaq was down 20. taking a look at overseas trading, in tokyo, the nikkei dropped 73 points, while in hong kong, the hang seng was closed for a holiday. >>> as a new quarter begins and presidential candidates prepare to square off, economic data will be of particular interest to wall street and main street this week. the labor department's september employment report com
. we agree. that means we need to stop digging by electing mitt romney the next president of the united states. >> reporter: that's the kind of zinger sure to be heard at debate number one. i'm steve handelsman, nbc news, denver, colorado. >>> of course tonight nbc is going to have complete coverage of this first presidential debate. it will be anchored by brian williams along with the best political team in the business. it all starts at 9:00 p.m. eastern, 6:00 p.m. pacific. >>> elsewhere, a judge in pennsylvania has blocked the state's stricter voter i.d. law from taking effect this november. after weeks of protests, the ruling means voters in pennsylvania will not have to show a state approved i.d. to cast ballots on election day. the judge said he was concerned that the law could prevent some people from voting. stricter voter i.d. laws in four states remain, but tougher laws in at least six other states were either shelved or watt terd down. florida, ohio and of course now pennsylvania. >>> american airlines now says it knows why passenger seats broke loose causing a pair of emerge
made it out of the hood, did something good and came back to the united states for this? he did not deserve any of this at all. >> police are urging anyone with any information about this crime to call the homicide unit. metro crimestoppers is also offering a $2,000 reward. despite the frequency of reported crime recently, violent crime across the city is actually down so far this year compared to the past couple of years. sheldon dutes joins us live from federal hill without police are working to make the city even safer. >> as you mentioned, on a crime is down across the city compared to previous years, but the new city commissioner and the rest of department want to focus on cracking down on quality of life crimes like robberies and car break-ins. >> one of the safer neighborhoods in the city, and both want to keep it that way the federal hill neighborhood association is taking ownership of their neighborhood streets by participating in their monthly citizens on patrol walk. >> we walk around and point out things that may be suspicious. but also let the bad guys out there kno
of good conscience to say i agree that all citizens of the united states should be able to fully and completely participate in this great experiment called democracy. >> kai reed, wbal-tv 11 news. >> coming next, missing no more in the mountains. >> two veterinarians with maryland ties are found alive after a weekend long search for them. >> a television spot goes horribly wrong and a man was nearly killed. >> putting school safety in hands of student cell phones. a look at a clever idea to keep classrooms more secure. >> baltimore is drying out. >> baltimore is drying out. ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] combine the pnc cashbuilder visa credit card with a qualifying pnc performance select checking account and earn 75% more than cards earning 1% cash back on almost everything. how does it brew such great coffee? well, inside the brewer are these green fields of coffee, actually, i just press this button. brew what you love, simply. keurig. >> many of the state's employers will see a significant cut in their employment insurance tax. some employers could see as much as a 55% cut. state
, 15 flights canceled today to and from the united states. the result has been -- although we don't have exact numbers, thousands of americans thought to be stranded in various cities around the world. thousands of people also stuck on the u.s. side trying to get home or to whatever they need to do in europe and beyond. we talked to some people who were at a hotel outside of heathrow yesterday from philadelphia. they have been trying to get home. they thought that the earliest flight they would be able to get out on would be on friday or saturday. for people farther afield in hong kong, other parts of asia, they were thinking it might be a week before they could get another flight. the problem is that there are not that many flights to cities like new york especially some of the smaller eastern cities like philadelphia, charlotte, north carolina. much, much more difficult for people to get back there. they've been trying to route themselves through other cities, but because of that snowballing effect it has been very difficult for them. they've been upset that some airlines are no
for the united states. with just 10 days to go until election day, the president greeted supporters in new hampshire today, where he took a swipe at governor romney's promises of big change, saying he's offering a rerun of past g.o.p. poll sills. the obama camp has yet to cancel any stops because of the hurricane, but the president's team says they are keeping a close eye on sandy, just in case the president has to respond to disaster areas. and for mitt romney, well, he joined florida senator marco rubio in pensacola. romney expressed confidence that he'll soon be occupying the white house, telling the crowd of 10,000, "we're going to win this." >> very interesting. all right. back to sandy, which has been the talk for the last couple of days. i tried to vote early today in towson and the same thing, people are trying to get a jump on the storm. >> i ran into people in the parking lot in the store today and they're working on getting everything set up and prepared. i took an awning down because i didn't want it up there in the wind. here's the view from ocean city. the waves are picking u
including some people who were undecided in their room thought he was trude the president of the united states and rude to the moderator and just pushy -- chris: by the way -- >> also obama was trying to look steely. chris: women like robotic husbands. would you move the couch? would you take out the trash? >> he's not going to win on women's issues. the only way he can say is i don't represent this special interest, i represent the national interest. to me it's cringe inducing to play the target there. chris: when we come back, scoops and predictions. tell me something i don't know. hundred and eighty million dollars for maryland schools. that's a lot of money. my classroom. games and a new casino for maryland. million more for education every year. the money goes where it's supposed to. it's the law. this is about our kids. this is about better schools. seven. i'm voting for question seven. i'm voting for question seven. chris: welcome back. mike, tell me something i don't know. >> there are 15 days left in the race. i think bill clinton will be campaigning for barack obama on nearly
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